How the Cavs won Game 7 of the NBA Finals 2016: Breaking down the shot charts

The Cleveland Cavaliers hoist the Larry O' Brien NBA Championship trophy are defeating the Golden State Warriors 93-89 to win the NBA Championship. (Gus Chan, The Plain Dealer)

The Cleveland Cavaliers hoist the Larry O’ Brien NBA Championship trophy are defeating the Golden State Warriors 93-89 to win the NBA Championship. (Gus Chan, The Plain Dealer)

CLEVELAND, Ohio — The Cleveland Cavaliers returned home to an ecstatic crowd on Monday after winning their first NBA title in seven games against the Golden State Warriors.

LeBron James, named the series MVP, finished with 27 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists. His performance led the team to defeating the Golden State Warriors, 93-89 in Game 7.

The Cavs became the first franchise to ever win a championship after trailing 3-1 in the NBA Finals, but how did the Cavs pull off the win on Sunday? Shooting timely baskets and limiting the impact of the Golden State Warriors.

Click to read the full analysis at cleveland.com.

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